Crustaceans SummaryDiscusses the ./ia metad, functions, habitats and economic value of crustaceans. Explains processes of food - gathering, reproduction, autotomy and molting. Alan Holden explains the nature of crystals, how they are formed, and why they are shaped as they are. He shows actual growth of crystals under a microscope, discusses how they may be grown, and relates these phenomena to the concept of atoms. Topics: Crustaceans: Lobsters, barnacles, shrimp, and their relatives, Aquatic animals, Animal habits and...
Uses demonstrations and examples in discussing the origin and composition of sedimentary rocks. Explains methods by which students can learn about the ways in which sediments are produced, transported, accumulated, and hardened into sedimentary rock. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: geology
Triumph of the Axis Illustrates aspects of turbulence, including the effect of Reynolds number on inception and on turbulent flows increased pressure drop in pipe-flow, efficient mixing, turbulent transport of momentum and scalar properties, Reynolds stress, and effects of buoyancy. Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Military campaigns
EXPLAINS STEPS OF SCIENTIFIC METHOD, DEMONSTRATES WAY IT IS APPLIED BY SCIENTISTS & VALUE WHEN APPLIED TO PROBLEMS OF EVERYDAY LIFE. FEATURES DISCOVERY OF PENICILLIN BY SIR ALEXANDER FLEMING. Topic: science
A study of Indians of today on and off the reservation, includes their homes, work, problems, and prospects for the future SummaryDiscusses the activities, achievements and problems of American Indians living on reservations and in urban relocation centers. Explains that Indians are working as ranchers, farmers, migratory workers, craftsmen, artists, professionals and technicians. Explains some of the ways in which an individual can achieve greater self-awareness and peace of mind by using... Topics: Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indians of North...
Shows transportation corridors leading into and out of New York City, and efforts at transportation and infrastructure planning. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: New York City, Transportation: General, City planning
Designed to show primary grade pupils how the United States post office system operates. Follows both a city and a rural mailman on their appointed rounds and explains graphically to children how postmen sort mail and deliver it. Also the great social responsibility of Uncle Sam's letter carriers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
FUNCTIONS OF THE MODERN AIRPORT: SERVICING OF A PASSENGER AIRLINER FROM ITS ARRIVAL UNTIL ITS NEXT TAKE-OFF, METHODS OF HANDLING TICKETS, PASSENGER FOOD SERVICE, BAGGAGE & MAIL LOADING, CHECKING PLANES IN & OUT, WEATHER PLANNING, RADIO SERVICE. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Using the five fingers of each hand as a check off device, the film identifies a food group with each finger. Using this system, Ralph learns to eat a balanced diet and has more fun because of his better health. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
How color relationships and coordination are applied to art, hair styling, eyes, complexion, dress and home decoration. Narrator: James A. Brill. Educational Collaborator: Eliot O'Hara, N.A. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Perception: Color, Art and artists: Technique, Fashion
Ralph learns the five food groups, helping him to eat a balanced diet, and has more fun because of his better health. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Health and hygiene, Food, Nutrition
The four steps in acquiring, maintaining and improving mental health: express emotions naturally, respect yourself, respect others, and solve problems as they arise. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews ) Topics: Social guidance, Psychology, Mental hygiene
How educational films contribute to teaching and learning. With many examples taken from scientific and historical films. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topic: Motion pictures: In education
Asking the question why so many people still get tuberculosis, the narrator answers in part, "Industrialization has spread faster than industrial health programs," some of the causes of infection are attributed to occupations, some to poverty and ignorance. Many excellent shots of different kinds of x-ray equipment in hospital and community settings.
USE OF FIRE IN COOKING, HEATING, PRODUCING LIGHT, & DESTROYING RUBBISH. REQUISITES OF ALL FIRES -- FUEL, OXYGEN & KINDLING, TEMPERATURE -- ARE SHOWN & IN ANIMATION THE ACTIONS OF GASES WITHIN FIRE. CONTROL OF BURNING, RESULTS OF CARELESS HANDLING & PUTTING out. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
MAN DEPOSITS CASH & CHECK IN SAVINGS ACCOUNT, RECEIVES INTEREST, BORROWS MONEY FOR HIS BUSINESS, SIGNS NOTE FOR IT, OPENS CHECKING ACCOUNT, ENTERS TRANSACTIONS IN CHECKBOOK, & GETS CHANGE FOR HIS STORE. SHOWS BANK VAULT, WORK OF FEDERAL RESERVE BANK. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Art of the Middle Ages (1963) Illustrates and explains graphic design as a problem in communications. Uses the comments of faculty and the work of students at the Yale School of Art and Architecture as examples. Topics: Art, Medieval, Cathedrals, Art, Medieval, Cathedrals
Measures how a society ranks on a spectrum stretching from democracy to despotism. Explains how societies and nations can be measured by the degree that power is concentrated and respect for the individual is restricted. Where does your community, state and nation stand on these scales? The companion Encyclopedia Britannica Film "Democracy" can be found here. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 58 reviews ) Topic: Political science
Describes the basic types of foods needed in daily diet and explains the contribution made by each type of food to bodybuilding. Depicts examples of controlled experimental feeding. For intermediate grades, high school and adult groups. Topics: diet, nutrition
0:24 VS airplanes taxiing down runway and up into air Camera pans airplanes parked in airport Airplane lands, then helicopter lands in front of bldg. Man looks into cargo of helicopter Helicopter lifts up, takes off Fade to bldg roof where helicopter is landing Men in uniform filling sides of helicopter with shovels full of "dirt" 2:09 Helicopter landing in clearing woods Helicopter spraying grove with cloudy "insecticide" VS/LS helicopter high up in sky 2:50 MCU helicopter...
Shows the life cycles of the common (Culex) and the malaria (Anopheles) mosquito. Depicts methods of exterminating larvae and adult mosquitoes. Includes breeding places, the laying of the eggs, the various stages of development, and methods of mosquito control. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Accompanies a little boy as he visits a puppeteer's workshop and reveals the craftsman at work constructing one of the marionettes - carving the wooden parts, assembling the pieces, and adding the costume. Demonstrates the manipulation of marionette strings for the basic actions of walking, gesturing, nodding, and sitting. Concludes with episode from Hansel and Gretel.
DO'S AND DON'TS FILM. PORTRAYS WAYS IN WHICH OFFICE ETIQUETTE CONTRIBUTES TO SUCCESS IN OFFICE RELATIONSHIPS. THE TYPICAL SITUATIONS INCLUDE APPLYING FOR A JOB, REPORTING FOR WORK THE 1ST DAY, PERFORMING ROUTINE SECRETARIAL DUTIES, & TELEPHONE COURTESY. Office Etiquette is one of the many films that follows a young woman who is seeking a secretarial job. It makes the off-center but accurate point that success in the office is gauged by behavior and interpersonal relationships as well as...
Uses simple laboratory demonstrations to show what is needed to make a fire, what a flame is, how combustion takes place and how a fire can be extinguished. Stresses that fire can be dangerous and illustrates safety measures. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )